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Eminem Becomes First Artist to Sell 1 Million Digital Albums
Hip-hop's answer to Michael Jackson, Eminem has set yet another record: becoming the first artist to sell 1 million digital albums.
Eminem's comeback album, 'Recovery,' which was the best-selling physical release of 2010, has notched over 1 million domestic digital sales, just wee…
Justin Bieber Overtakes Michael Jackson at Box Office
Less than a year since it became the most successful concert film in U.S. history, Michael Jackson's monumental documentary 'This Is It' has already been overcome by Bieber fever.
After only six weeks in theaters, 'Justin Bieber: Never Say Never' has reportedly raked in $72..…
Nicki Minaj Takes No. 1 Rapper Spot from Eminem on Charts
As Nicki Minaj's momentum continues to build, the Young Money rapper has officially knocked Eminem from his perch as the No. 1 rapper on The Billboard 200.
Just seven weeks after its release, Minaj's 'Pink Friday' has already shipped a million copies, and shows no sign of slowing…
Gucci Mane Cracks Billboard Top 20 From Prison
Though still incarcerated, Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane has once again cracked the prestigious Billboard 200 chart, placing in the top 20.

Gucci last broke into the top 20 four months ago. This time, his mixtape 'Burrrprint (2)' sold over 19,400 copies, placing it in the No
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Boston Rapper Sam Adams Denies Buying Own Music
Collegiate Boston rapper Sam Adams hit No. 1 on the iTunes Hip-Hop chart, but was recently accused of purchasing his own music to achieve his placement. In a prepared statement, the 22-year-old MC, who recorded his first song seven months ago, explained that the more than $75,000 worth of sales he's…
50 Cent Blames Disappointing First Week Sales on Leak
50 Cent's latest album, 'Before I Self Destruct' debuted last week, with sales of 160,000; easily the worst selling release of his career.
The album, 50's 4th, was pushed out a week early, due to an online leak. Though its poor sales are dwarfed by his second worst selling album, …